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Regional values - October

These regional values use the latest available data from the UK climate network of observing stations. They show the Met Office’s best assessment of the weather that was experienced across the UK. The columns headed ‘Anom’ (anomaly) show the differences from or percentages of the long-term averages.

Met Office defined regions that are used in the table below:
General regions map |  Districts map

The following table shows comparisons with the 1981 to 2010 averages.

Regional values compared with 1981 to 2010
Region Max temp Min temp Mean temp Sunshine Rainfall Days rain ≥1 mm Days air frost
  Actual
[°C]
Anom
[°C]
Actual
[°C]
Anom
[°C]
Actual
[°C]
Anom
[°C]
Actual
[hours]
Anom
[%]
Actual
[mm]
Anom
[%]
Actual
[days]
Anom
[days]
Actual
[days]
Anom
[days]
UK 11.6 -1.2 4.8 -1.4 8.2 -1.3 91.1 98 126.2 99 16.3 1.3 2.7 0.9
England 12.7 -1.1 6.0 -0.9 9.4 -1.0 95.7 93 107.4 117 15.7 3.2 1.3 -0.2
Wales 12.1 -0.9 5.9 -0.8 9.0 -0.8 90.2 97 149.7 88 18.9 2.4 1.5 -0.1
Scotland 9.5 -1.4 2.7 -2.2 6.1 -1.8 83.1 110 152.0 87 16.6 -1.8 5.5 3.0
N Ireland 11.6 -1.1 4.2 -1.9 7.9 -1.5 93.8 107 120.5 101 15.5 -1.2 1.8 0.6
England & Wales 12.7 -1.1 6.0 -0.9 9.3 -1.0 94.9 93 113.2 111 16.2 3.1 1.3 -0.2
England N 11.7 -1.2 4.7 -1.5 8.2 -1.3 102.8 109 106.1 105 14.5 0.9 1.6 -0.1
England S 13.3 -1.1 6.7 -0.6 10.0 -0.8 91.9 85 108.1 124 16.4 4.4 1.1 -0.3
Scotland N 9.0 -1.5 2.5 -2.4 5.7 -1.9 74.8 111 150.0 79 17.2 -3.0 5.8 3.5
Scotland E 9.4 -1.5 2.3 -2.2 5.8 -1.9 87.9 106 129.3 97 15.6 0.0 6.5 3.4
Scotland W 10.4 -1.1 3.5 -2.1 6.9 -1.6 89.0 114 179.1 88 16.7 -2.0 4.1 2.1
England E & NE 11.9 -1.2 4.6 -1.6 8.2 -1.4 107.7 108 86.4 115 14.2 2.2 1.6 -0.0
England NW & Wales N 11.7 -1.0 5.3 -1.2 8.5 -1.1 93.2 104 141.5 95 16.4 0.3 1.6 -0.1
Midlands 12.4 -1.3 5.6 -0.9 9.0 -1.1 96.6 97 86.8 106 14.1 1.9 1.2 -0.4
East Anglia 13.5 -1.3 6.7 -0.6 10.1 -1.0 91.9 81 88.2 136 16.0 5.8 0.5 -0.7
England SW & Wales S 13.1 -0.8 6.8 -0.5 10.0 -0.6 92.1 93 154.4 105 18.9 3.3 1.3 0.1
England SE & Central S 13.7 -1.1 7.1 -0.3 10.4 -0.7 85.9 76 125.2 135 18.1 6.3 1.5 0.1

The following table shows comparisons with the 1961 to 1990 averages.

Regional values compared with 1961 to 1990
Region Max temp Min temp Mean temp Sunshine Rainfall Days rain ≥1 mm Days air frost
  Actual
[°C]
Anom
[°C]
Actual
[°C]
Anom
[°C]
Actual
[°C]
Anom
[°C]
Actual
[hours]
Anom
[%]
Actual
[mm]
Anom
[%]
Actual
[days]
Anom
[days]
Actual
[days]
Anom
[days]
UK 11.6 -1.2 4.8 -1.4 8.2 -1.3 91.1 103 126.2 113 16.3 2.2 2.7 1.3
England 12.7 -1.0 6.0 -0.7 9.4 -0.9 95.7 98 107.4 139 15.7 4.3 1.3 0.1
Wales 12.1 -0.8 5.9 -0.8 9.0 -0.8 90.2 102 149.7 103 18.9 3.4 1.5 0.4
Scotland 9.5 -1.5 2.7 -2.4 6.1 -1.9 83.1 113 152.0 95 16.6 -1.0 5.5 3.7
N Ireland 11.6 -1.1 4.2 -2.1 7.9 -1.6 93.8 114 120.5 105 15.5 -1.0 1.8 1.0
England & Wales 12.7 -1.0 6.0 -0.7 9.3 -0.9 94.9 98 113.2 131 16.2 4.2 1.3 0.2
England N 11.7 -1.1 4.7 -1.4 8.2 -1.3 102.8 114 106.1 118 14.5 1.8 1.6 0.2
England S 13.3 -1.0 6.7 -0.4 10.0 -0.7 91.9 90 108.1 153 16.4 5.6 1.1 0.1
Scotland N 9.0 -1.6 2.5 -2.5 5.7 -2.1 74.8 111 150.0 85 17.2 -2.3 5.8 4.0
Scotland E 9.4 -1.6 2.3 -2.3 5.8 -2.0 87.9 110 129.3 114 15.6 1.0 6.5 4.2
Scotland W 10.4 -1.2 3.5 -2.4 6.9 -1.8 89.0 117 179.1 96 16.7 -1.3 4.1 2.7
England E & NE 11.9 -1.2 4.6 -1.5 8.2 -1.3 107.7 114 86.4 133 14.2 3.1 1.6 0.3
England NW & Wales N 11.7 -1.0 5.3 -1.2 8.5 -1.1 93.2 107 141.5 107 16.4 1.3 1.6 0.3
Midlands 12.4 -1.1 5.6 -0.8 9.0 -1.0 96.6 103 86.8 128 14.1 2.9 1.2 -0.1
East Anglia 13.5 -1.1 6.7 -0.4 10.1 -0.8 91.9 85 88.2 167 16.0 6.9 0.5 -0.3
England SW & Wales S 13.1 -0.6 6.8 -0.4 10.0 -0.5 92.1 98 154.4 126 18.9 4.6 1.3 0.5
England SE & Central S 13.7 -0.9 7.1 -0.0 10.4 -0.5 85.9 79 125.2 167 18.1 7.7 1.5 0.4

Last updated: 0938 on 26 Mar 2013.




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